George Robertson

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 1460
  • Rank: Lance Corporal
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  • Regiment/Service: Black Watch
  • Unit/Ship: 4th Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 19
  • Date of Death: 02/05/1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Boulogne Eastern Cemetery
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: VIII. B. 22.

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address:
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  • Mother:
  • Father:

    William Nairn Robertson, 48 Church St, Cowdenbeath

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More about George Robertson

George Robertson   1460   Black Watch

Official information has been received at Cowdenbeath of the death of Lance-Corporal George Robertson, 4th Black Watch.  Robertson who resided in Church Street, belonged to Dundee.  He was wounded in the head, and died after an operation at Boulogne Hospital.  A short time ago his mother took ill in the street and suddenly expired.

Dundee Courier 10th May 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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